Former Rep Joel Hefley to endorse Jeff Crank.
In the upcoming congressional primary for CO 5th CD, Rep. Joel Hefley(ret.) has endorsed Jeff Crank over the incumbent Rep. Doug Lamborn. Crank was a former Administrative Director effectively running Rep. Hefley’s Washington Office. Rep. Hefley wrote an opinion piece in the Gazette on Friday detailing his relationship and endorsement of Jeff Crank. Below are some of the highlights: The eight years he spent in | Read More »
Mumpower Puts Campaign On Hold
I blogged earlier today about Carl Mumpower’s announcement that he was putting most of his campaigning activities on hold, and here is an interview he did with a regional radio station: He was recently embargoed from riding on a float in the Coon Dog Parade by a local county party for his stand against the President’s Immigration Policy. One thing is for sure, this campaign | Read More »
MO-GOV: Steelman v. Hulshof for the Republican Nomination [Updated: Kinder Endorses Hulshof]
Since the surprise announcement by Missouri Governor Matt Blunt that he would not seek re-election, the race for the GOP nomination has been anything but ordinary. The two candidates are U.S. Representative Kenny Hulshof (MO-09) and Missouri State Treasurer Sarah Steelman. A local blog, the Relevant Elephant, has conducted interviews with both candidates. Rep Hulshof’s can be found here while Steelman’s can be found here. | Read More »
A McCain Stumble On The Campaign Trail
Today, I watched for the second time, a clip prominently running on CNN [the satellite is out to Fox News] in which a woman asks the senator why he voted against a bill that would have provided funding for birth control? Sen McCain is clearly at a loss for words, having been confronted about a vote he has cast — one out of thousands — | Read More »